In-page embedded viewable PDF documents without a PDF reader

Here is a neat trick which I’ve found: using a tool by Google named Docs Viewer you can embed PDF (Or office and Postscript) files into a webpage to be viewed on screen, even without a PDF reader plugin installed in the user’s browser. Simply use the snippet below and change where your_document_here is mentioned twice […]

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Web Inspiration for May 2017

This is mostly for me. A list of a bunch of websites I have found extremely useful for design inspiration this month. Simply Measured Charles Schwab WeVideo Stripe Atlas Allocadia QuickBase Opbeat Centare Graphical House Lugg.com Culinaria Detectify Progress Infusionsoft

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Free stock photo and mockup websites for 2017

This list is a further update to the one I posted back in April 2016. There has been a few more sites I have found since then: PEXELS – https://www.pexels.com/ License: https://www.pexels.com/photo-license/ Unsplash – https://unsplash.com/ License: https://unsplash.com/license RGB Stock – http://www.rgbstock.com/ License: http://www.rgbstock.com/license New Old Stock – http://nos.twnsnd.co/ License: http://nos.twnsnd.co/rights-and-usage Jay Mantri – http://jaymantri.com/ License: […]

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Assigning fixed names for USB devices with udev on Linux

Whilst you can use udev rules with any USB device, I am writing this post to help anyone else who is also having issues with their USB printer name. The main which I had was is the printer’s USB name changing when it is restarted, plugged into a different USB port or when another USB device is connected […]

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My must-have Brackets plugins

As a follow on from my previous post ‘Monokai theme for Brackets‘, I have produced a list of my must-have plugins for Adobe Brackets. Let’s go! Brackets Selections This plugin will add Sublime Text style selections. Github: https://github.com/DannyMoerkerke/brackets-selections Brackets Sort Text Extension Provides a couple of utility functions for sorting lines in the current document. […]

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Monokai theme for Brackets

For about a year I have been using Adobe Brackets as my go-to code editor, previously I was using Sublime Text 3. Whilst I still love Sublime Text the idea of Brackets being open-source and written in HTML, CSS and Javascript was something that got me excited. However the Monokai theme that I gotten used […]

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How I installed CAT6 Ethernet in my home

When I moved into my new house, I knew that I wanted hard-wired Ethernet networking in every home. Ethernet cables provide much faster speeds than Wi-Fi and are much more secure. I wanted the cables to future-proof my house, so I decided to go with Cat6 cables throughout. All of the cabling, wall outlets and keystone […]

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Looping through a Data Map with Sass

I’ve decided to share this code for anyone who requires a quick ‘copy and paste’ solution for using data maps (map-get) and loops within Sass. This example will allow you to set values within the data map, then loop through and output as CSS rules. Setup the variables within the data map and create the code […]

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